Mary-Beth Hughes: The Fiction Workshop

Brooklyn, NY Wednesdays, January 23–February 27

This six-week course will follow a workshop format, with a focus on crafting a piece from scratch.

Robert Sullivan: Master Class

Brooklyn, NY Thursday, February 7

A class on reading the landscape—and writing as a way to map where you exist.

Dorothea Lasky: Master Class

Brooklyn, NY Saturday, February 16

This Master Class will look at poetry, paintings, videos to prompt poetic imagination and creation.

Sara Majka: Master Class

Brooklyn, NY Saturday, February 23

This master class explores the idea of writing as akin to leading a double life.

Elizabeth Gaffney: The Novel Workshop

Brooklyn, NY Wednesdays, March 6–April 10

This workshop is designed specifically for writers working on a novel and structured for writers at various stages of the writing process.

Claire Messud: Master Class

Brooklyn, NY Saturday, March 9

This master class examines the transformation, or evolution, of realism in recent years.

Leslie Jamison: Master Class

Brooklyn, NY Thursday, March 21

This master class will examine how we write from and about places that are charged with emotion.


A Public Space is an independent nonprofit publisher of an eponymous award-winning literary, arts, and culture magazine, and APS Books. Under the direction of founding editor Brigid Hughes since 2006, it has been our mission to seek out overlooked and unclassifiable work, and to publish writing from beyond established confines. Subscribe today, and join the conversation. More


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